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Stocks, Bonds, Real Estate — And Now, Energy Investment

Richard Gordon – Manager Renewable Energy Systems at JPS Not too long ago, during a discussion with a customer contemplating options for a renewable energy investment, my team explained the benefits that can be derived from renewable energy and, more importantly, how to get the best return on investment. Only this wasn’t...

Companies Urged to join CIC’s Green Tech Programme

The  Climate Innovation Centre of the Caribbean (CIC) is inviting companies to be part of its six-month accelerator programme.   Titled ‘Launch it Green Tech’, the project aims to promote green technology, and mentor and guide start-up companies in the field.   Marketing officer at the CIC, Cashyaka McDonald, said...

Negril To Get Climate Risk Atlas By Year End

EditorsforumL20150505JBNEGRIL IS to have at least one benefit from the Jamaica Adaptation Fund (AF) project: a climate risk atlas, scheduled for delivery by yearend and developed to inform planning in the western resort town. Programme manager for the project Shelia McDonald-Miller said work on the atlas...